Please check with show contact, guild website or a quilt shop in the area to verify information...............................................

                                                            

New Shows not in the 14th Edition.
Legend
Location of show. Click on month next to the city to view the information about that show. Shows are listed by Date in their respective month, not by City.
San Francisco Area
Alameda - Sept
Concord - March
Danville - Sept
Livermore - Sept
Oakland - March
Pleasanton - April,
Sept
San Mateo - Feb
Santa Clara - Apr, Oct
Walnut Creek - Sept
Los Angeles Area
Anaheim - Apr
Carson - Nov
Covina - May
Garden Grove - OctNov
La Habra - March
Long Beach - Aug, Oct
Los Angeles - Aug
Norco - May
Ontario - Jan, Oct
Placentia - Sept
Pomona - Mar, Oct
Torrance - Feb
Tustin - Oct
Santa Monica - Aug
Van Nuys - May
Whittier - Oct
Yorba Linda - Aug
San Diego
All Year
Nov-Jan
Sept
Eureka - July
Ukiah
May
Napa -Sept
Paso Robles - May, Sept
Placerville - Sept
Georgetown - Sept
Carson City, NV (See Nevada map for more details) - June
Reedley - Sept
Victorville - Sept
Big Bear Lake - Sept
Tres Pinos
Oct
Sonora - Sept
Morgan Hill - Sept
Elk Grove - Sept
Brentwood -        Sept
Groveland - June
Watsonville - Feb
Folsom - Feb
Auburn
Mar
San Jacinto - Feb
Bakersfield - Feb
Carlsbad - May
Escondido - Nov
Santa Clarita - Nov
Fallbrook - Nov
Stockton - Nov
Vista - , Nov, Dec
Lodi - Nov
Roseville - June, Nov
Brownsville
Nov
Yreka - Aug
Mt. Shasta - Sept
Sutter
Sept
Red Bluff - May
Anderson - April
Grass Valley - May
Colusa - May
Woodland - May
Quincy - May
Tehachapi - Aug
Crescent City - Aug
Chester - Aug
Paradise
Aug
Chico
Sept.
Weaverville - Oct
Lakeport - Oct
Downieville - Oct
Sacramento - March, Nov
Sutter Creek - June
Loomis
April
Plymouth - Oct
Merced - Oct
Oceanside - April
Palm Springs - March, Oct.
Sonoma -
March
El Centro - Feb
Madera - June
Blythe - Jan
Modesto - Jan
Turlock - Feb
Manteca - March
Yuba City
March
Ft. Bragg - May
Del Mar - May
Idyllwild - Oct
Temecula - Oct
Chula Vista - May
Mariposa - May
Fresno - May
Vallejo, Benecia - May
Oakhurst - June
Yucaipa - Oct
Pine Mtn. Club - May
San Luis Obispo - April
Lancaster - May
Santa Barbara - Sept
Thousand Oaks - Fall
Wrightwood - Dec
Clovis - March, Feb
Lindsay - April
Pacific Grove - April
San Luis Obispo - June
Portola - April 
Valley Springs - July
Windsor - July
Newark - July
Murphys - Oct
Fairfield - March
Santa Rosa - June
Hanford - June thru Aug














































































January
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San Jose
           Annual, 3rd weekend in January


National Needle Arts Show Winter Trade Show
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): Jan. 21 - 23, 2017
Contacts       Website: www.tnna.org       Email: info@tnna.org       Phone: , (740) 455-6773
Location: Convention Center, 408 Almaden Blvd., San Jose, 95110
Hours:       Admission:      
Sponsored by: TNNA, Zanesville,
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February
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Santa Clara
           Annual, Last Thur. - Sun. February


Stitches West No Strings Attached
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): Feb. 18 - 21, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.quiltfest.com       Email: events@xrx-inc.com       Phone: , (800) 237-7099
Location: Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy., Santa Clara, 65054
Hours: Fri & Sat 10 - 6, Sun 10 - 4       Admission: $8 per day, $16 for entire event      
Sponsored by: XRX, Inc., Sioux Falls,
Daily Demos, Book Signings, Prizes, Saturday Style Show, Knit Doctor, Learn-to-Knit classes, Vendors, Classes


March
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Sacramento
           Annual, late March


Quilt, Craft and Sew Festival
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): March 17-19, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.quiltcraftsew.com       Email: vickiehundert@msn.com       Phone: Vickie Hundert, (800) 717-8789
Location: Cal Expo/State Fairgrounds, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento, 95815
Hours: Thurs - Fri 10 - 5, Sat 10 - 4       Admission: $10 for 3 days, $9 with coupon      
Sponsored by: Rusty Barn Promotion Group, Salt Lake City,
At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies. In addition, you will have the opportunity to participate in one or more of the many ?Make and Take? workshops or FREE educational seminars. Your ticket is good for all 3 days of each show, so please take your time and don?t miss any of the exciting new products, techniques or educational ideas


April
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Modesto
           Annual, 2nd weekend in April


Conference of Northern California Handweavers Field to Fiber
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): April 8 - 10, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.cnch.org       Email: advisory@cnch.org       Phone: Nancy Weber,
Location: Modesto Centre Plaza Conference Center, 1000 L St., Modesto, 95354
Hours: Fri - Sun 10 - 5       Admission:      
Sponsored by: Conference of Norther California Handweavers, Sacramento,
Vanues changes each year. Come join weavers, spinners and dyers for 3 wonderful days of learning, demonstrations, galleries and shopping.


May
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Del Mar
           Annual, 3rd weekend in May


Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): May 12-14, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.quiltcraftsew.com       Email: vickiehundert@msn.com       Phone: Vickie Hundert, (775) 971-9266
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, 92014
Hours: Thurs - Fri 10 - 5, Sat 10 - 4       Admission: Free      
Sponsored by: Rusty Barn Promotion Group, Salt Lake City,
At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies. In addition, you will have the opportunity to participate in one or more of the many ?Make and Take? workshops or FREE educational seminars. Your ticket is good for all 3 days of each show, so please take your time and don?t miss any of the exciting new products, techniques or educational ideas




Pasadena
           Annual, Spring


Vogue Knitting LIVE
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): May 13 - 15, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.vogueknittinglive.com       Email: Vogueknittinglive@integrityee.com       Phone: , (877) 825-2480
Location: Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St., Pasadena,
Hours:       Admission:      
Sponsored by: , ,
Over the weekend there are classes from double knitting to sweater construction to advanced lace. Demonstrations, Vendors.




Point Arena
           Annual, May


Farm to Home Wool Festival
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): May 21 & 22, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.valleyfordwoolmill.com       Email: office@valleyfordwoolmill.com       Phone: ,
Location: Casari Ranch, 42900 Curley Ln. (off Hwy. 1), Point Arena,
Hours:       Admission: Free      
Sponsored by: , ,
Fiber Crafts?Local Artists?Wool Lovers. Music And Local Delectable Foods & Drink. Wool Grading And Trading. Raw Fleeces To Finished Pieces. Clothing, Bedding, Home Accessories. Spinning, Weaving, Felting. Farm Tours, Demonstrations And Fun Activities.


June
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Lake Arrowhead
           Annual, Last Fri-Sun, June


Griffin Dyeworks Fiber Retreat
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): June 24 - 26, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.griffindyeworks.com       Email: info@griffindyeworks.com       Phone: , (818) 308-5527
Location: Arrowhead Ranch, 480 Cottage Grove Rd., Lake Arrowhead, 92352
Hours: Retreat       Admission:      
Sponsored by: , ,
Join us for two days of dyeing, fiber arts, and creative workshops in the beautiful pine forest outside Lake Arrowhead, CA. Shared cabins, family-friendly location, pool and jacuzzi, all food and lodging fees included! Classes may each have a materials fee ? but you can choose which classes to take and control your schedule and budget! Bring your family ? or not! Many classes are child-friendly (with supervision), or we offer lower ?camper only? food+lodging rates for partners and kids who want to enjoy Lake Arrowhead but not take classes with us.


September
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Boonville
           Annual, 3rd Fri-Sun, Sept


California Wool & Fiber Festival
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed):
Contacts       Website: www.fiberfestival.com/Fiber%20Festival/Home.html       Email:       Phone: ,
Location: Mendocino County Fairgrounds, 16640 CA Hwy. 128, Boonville,
Hours: Fri-Sat 10-8, Sun 10-6       Admission:      
Sponsored by: , ,
Welcome to the California Wool and Fiber Festival in the picturesque Anderson Valley of Northern California. The festival includes one of the country?s oldest and largest wool shows, the California National Wool Show. From the source to the fiber, come follow the thread of fine wool craftsmanship. This year we are bringing back fiber related workshops along with shearing demonstrations, fiber arts show and spinning competition.


October
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Dixon
           Annual, 1st Weekend in October


Lambtown USA Fiber Fair
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): Oct. 1 & 2, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.lambtown.org       Email: wendy.lambtown@yahoo.com       Phone: Wendy, (707) 678-7386
Location: Dixon May Fair Grounds, 655 S 1st St, Dixon, 95620
Hours:       Admission: Free      
Sponsored by: , ,
For your enjoyment, you will find craft and fiber booths, pony rides for kids, competitions, and as always, a variety of great food celebrating the lamb industry and the rich agricultural heritage of the region. This year's live entertainment will feature live Bluegrass music.




Vista
           Annual, October


Vista Fiber Arts Fiesta
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): Oct. 1 & 2, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.vistafiberartsfiesta.com       Email:       Phone: ,
Location: Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum, 2040 N. Santa Fe Ave., Vista,
Hours: Sat & Sun 10-4       Admission: Free      
Sponsored by: , ,
Fiber artists, guilds and vendors will be at the Fiesta showing their work, demonstrating their skills and selling their creations, wearable art and supplies. In addition to supplies, our local fiber artists will be selling their finished work. Weavers, basket makers, spinners, felters, knitters and gourd artists will find things of interest at this event. Parking is $5




Pomona
           Annual, 1st weekend in October


Quilt Craft & Sewing Festival
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): October 6-8, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.quiltcraftsew.com       Email: rustybarn1@aol.com       Phone: Vickie Hundert, (775) 971-9266
Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, 91769
Hours: Thurs - Sat 10 - 5       Admission: $10 for entire event      
Sponsored by: Rusty Barn Promotion Group, Salt Lake City,
At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of Sewing, Quilting, Needle-Art and Craft supply exhibits from many quality companies. In addition, you will have the opportunity to participate in one or more of the many ?Make and Take? workshops or FREE educational seminars. Your ticket is good for all 3 days of each show, so please take your time and don?t miss any of the exciting new products, techniques or educational ideas




Chico
           Annual, October


Fiber Fusion
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): Oct. 8 & 9, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.fiber-fusion.org       Email: info@fiber-fusion.org       Phone: ,
Location: Patrick Ranch & Museum, 10381 Midway, Chico,
Hours: Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4       Admission: $5      
Sponsored by: Mt. Lassen Fiber Guild, ,
An event to celebrate natural fiber and color. The Marketplace, Fleece, Fiber & Supplies, Fiber Animals on Display, Free Demonstrations, Free Mini-Workshops, Hands-on Activities, Children Activity Area, Yarn & Textile Competitions, Sheep Dog Trials, Sheep-To-Shawl Competition and Raffle Prizes.




Long Beach
           Annual, October


Yarnosphere
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed):
Contacts       Website: www.yarnosphere.com       Email: caroline@yarnosphere.com       Phone: Caroline Stanley, (310) 941-4033
Location: Expo Art Center, 4321 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach, 90807
Hours:       Admission:      
Sponsored by: , ,
Shop. Learn. Fun. Community! Bring your friends; shop, sit, swatch, spin, chat and snack with fellow fiber fiends/friends.


November
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Torrance
           Annual, 1st Sun, November


Weaving & Fiber Festival
           Next Show Dates (when confirmed): Nov. 6, 2016
Contacts       Website: www.schg.org/festival/       Email: show_and_sale@schg.org       Phone: ,
Location: Torrance Cultural Arts Center, 3350 Civic Center Dr, Torrance,
Hours: Sun 10-4       Admission: $5      
Sponsored by: , ,
Handweaving - Spinning - Dyeing - Knitting - Braiding - Insert-favorite-fiberart! Members Exhibits of Handwoven Treasures Yarns, Looms, Spinning Wheels, Books, Fleece, Weaving Tools, Exotic & Unusual Yarns, Handwoven Clothing, Ethnic Weavings, Buttons & Beads, Supplies, Dyes, Kits, Patterns & Trim


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